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The lost month: How a failure to test blinded the U.S. to Covid-19

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    envy
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    Also this article from The Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/mar/28/trump-coronavirus-politics-us-health-disaster?utm_source=digg
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      “The US response will be studied for generations as a textbook example of a disastrous, failed effort,” Ron Klain, who spearheaded the fight against Ebola in 2014, told a Georgetown university panel recently. “What’s happened in Washington has been a fiasco of incredible proportions.”

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    Mr. Trump asked South Korea’s president on Monday to send as many test kits as possible from the 100,000 produced there daily, more than the country needs.